Day 1: On your arrival in Ghana at the Kotoka International Airport, based on your requests you are either checked into a home or to a hotel in Accra.
Day 2: Insight offers a morning tour of Accra, Ghana's capital city and commercial heart. Discover the attractions of this bustling city, including the Independence Square, Kwame Nkrumah Mausoleum, The National Museum, The Du Bois Center and Makola Market. In the afternoon, Insight drives you to Aburi Botanical Gardens for you to relax amongst the shaded paths and walkways. Overnight in Accra
Day 3: Depart Accra for Cape Coast passing through several interesting coastal towns and villages along the way. In Cape Coast, visit Cape Coast Castle, one of the best-preserved castles and the 15th century Elmina Castle. Overnight CapeCoast.Elmina is an excellent town to explore on foot and be sure you don't miss the fishing harbor and the Dutch cemetery. Also in the town are the posuban shrines.
Day 4: Make an early morning trip to Kakum National Park; enjoy walking on the only canopy walkway in Africa, actually one of the only 3 in the world. A ground trail too is very insightful. Enjoy it. Overnight Cape Coast
Day 5: Depart Cape Coast for the Western Region and the port city of Takoradi. About 30 km away is the Busua Beach resort. Let's enjoy a little bit of luxury. Overnight Busua beach resort.
Day 6: The well-preserved Fort Appolonia at Beyin is a site to visit. Beyin also is the start of point in getting to the " floating" village Nzulezu, a village on stilts in the middle of the Lake Tadane. It is worth seeing how the people live there.This tour is only available on certain days as the village only accepts visitors when appropriate
Day 7: The return journey to Accra takes you through traditional villages, vast rubber plantations and fields of pineapples. Many of the plantations will welcome guests and show you how their farms operate. You will see the Fort good hope at Senya Bereku before you get to Accra.
Day 8: A final chance to explore the markets of Accra for that special shopping before returning to the airport for your flight home.
Notes: This is an all year package.
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